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Federal Judges Throw Out Virginia GOP’s Totally-Not-Racist ‘Redistricting’ Map (VIDEO)

How can Republicans get elected when most of us won’t vote for them? Redistricting! But here’s one thing they can’t get away with.

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
When You Can’t Win, Cheat — Republicans Bring Redistricting To The Supreme Court

When You Can’t Win, Cheat — Republicans Bring Redistricting To The Supreme Court

Republicans are quite literally trying to strip away the power of the voter so that only they have the power to control the vote.

by Sarah· · News
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Florida’s GOP Claim They Cannot Fix Gerrymandered Districts In Time – Watch Us Do It

There is a solution to Florida’s unconstitutional gerrymandering – we explore the computer software which makes it possible, and show that it works.

by Nathaniel Downes· · News
DOJ Squares Off With Texas In Court To Stop Erosion Of Voting Rights

DOJ Squares Off With Texas In Court To Stop Erosion Of Voting Rights

Attorney General Eric Holder believes there is plenty of bite left in the Voting Rights Act to effectively take on states with a history of discrimination.

by Deborah Montesano· · News
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‘No Asians’ Video With Funny Twist Goes Viral, But Anti-Asian Racism Does Exist (VIDEO)

This feel-good video lets us reassure ourselves that we’re not REALLY racist, while Asian American groups file an amicus brief on voter suppression with the Supreme Court.

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
Virginia GOP’s Plan To Rig The 2016 Election Goes Down In Flames (VIDEO)

Virginia GOP’s Plan To Rig The 2016 Election Goes Down In Flames (VIDEO)

Virginia’s Republican governor has rejected the ‘RedMap’ plan to rig the 2016 election. Ohio and Michigan’s GOP governors have followed suit.

by Elisabeth Parker· · News
Rachel Maddow: The GOP Plan To Take Presidency, Keep House In Four Easy Steps (VIDEOS)

Rachel Maddow: The GOP Plan To Take Presidency, Keep House In Four Easy Steps (VIDEOS)

Why bother trying to win the popular vote when the RedMaps strategy makes rigging elections so easy?

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Arizona Amazes With Another Congressional Victory For Dems

Barber has prevailed to give Arizona’s Democrats a majority in the Congressional delegation–5 Democrats and 4 Republicans–for only the second time in fifty years.

by Deborah Montesano· · News